Guatemala works with Jewish community to teach about Holocaust

Guatemalan government partners with the local Jewish community to launch an educational project to study the Holocaust.JTA, 3/16/2017, 3:23 PM

Israeli tourist drowns in Guatemala

A 60-year-old Israeli tourist was killed when her raft capsized on the Cahabon river in Guatemala.Yoel Domb, 1/10/2017, 1:06 PM

Israel thanks Guatemala for role in creation of the Jewish state

Knesset Speaker thanks Guatemala for its critical role in helping establish as the Central American nation's president wrapped up a visit.JTA, 12/1/2016, 5:40 AM

No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

A delegation of Israeli officials visited the Lev Tahor community in Guatemala amid allegations of abuse and child marriages.Nitzan Keidar, 9/27/2016, 4:08 PM

Jewish sect in Guatemala

Lev Tahor relocates within Guatemala after saying it was harassed by local authorities.JTA, 9/27/2016, 2:58 AM

Guatemalan authorities raid fringe 'Lev Tahor' sect

Police in Guatemala raid compound of extreme sect 'Lev Tahor' after suspicions of child abuse; sect had left Canada for similar reasons.JTA, 9/15/2016, 7:14 AM

Guatemalan protesters use anti-Semitic language

Demonstrators in Guatemala use anti-Semitic language to protest major power company owned by an Israeli group.JTA, 5/18/2016, 3:27 AM

Extremist Haredi Cult Searches for New Home in Guatemala

Controversial cult was expelled from a Guatemalan village, but members say they want to stay in Central American state.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2014, 11:43 AM

Jews Leave Guatemalan Village Claiming Threats

230 Jews, reportedly from the Lev Tahor cult, start leaving village; locals claim they 'wanted to impose their religion.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2014, 8:12 AM

Lost in Translation? 'Expelled' Guatemalan Jews from Lev Tahor

After media hubbub over Nazi-like threats against Jews, local leader says Spanish news omitted that group is Jewish cult.Tova Dvorin and Ari Yashar, 6/8/2014, 8:31 AM

Small Guatemalan Town Uses Nazi-Esque Tactics to Expel Jews

Mayor of Guatemalan town has made 'Jew registry,' ordered two Jewish families to leave. 'Their customs aren't like ours,' he insists.Tova Dvorin, 5/28/2014, 4:00 PM

Anti-Zionist Canadian Cult Flees For Guatemala

Lev Tahor cult members try to flee on day of court verdict over abuses, held in Trinidad by authorities.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 3/6/2014, 9:27 PM

Flour Thrown in Face of 1st Female Guatemalan VP

Attack by 2 women on Roxana Baldetti after state of the nation speech in protest over crimes against women.Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 2:54 PM

Netanyahu: Final Deal Should Dismantle Iran's Nuclear Program

PM Netanyahu tells visiting Guatemalan President that Iran's nuclear program is the greatest threat to the Middle East.Elad Benari, 12/10/2013, 5:42 AM

Guatemala Recognizes 'Free, Sovereign Palestine'

Guatemala has recognized “Palestine” as a sovereign state, claiming such a move will help foster peace in the Middle East. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/10/2013, 9:06 PM

No Israelis Among Dead in Guatemala Earthquake

At least 48 people are dead, more than a hundred others are missing, and even more wounded in a 7.4-magnitude earthquake in Guatemala.Chana Ya'ar, 11/8/2012, 8:34 AM